Ralph L. Minker Jr. speaks about....
 ....reaching out to his sisters through his letters home
....meeting Lady Aster and Winston Churchill while in England
....the "good" war
....the nickname he earned for being the youngest pilot ever in the 709th, 447th, 8th AAF
....being a leader
....keeping in touch with God during his combat tour

Click below for a Real Video clip of
Captain Minker discussing
the ball turret gunner's awkward position.

Minker and a model of the Blue Hen Chick
26 Feb 00, Waidner-Spahr Library @ Dickinson College

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